Sat, Apr 27 | Syracuse

A Hands-On Approach to Shoulder and Upper Extremity Pain

Elevate your assessment and treatment skills in this hands-on workshop for common shoulder and upper extremity injuries. Trigger point acupuncture, palpation skills, orthopedic testing, observational skill, range of motion assessment, and clinical anatomy are heavily emphasized.
Registration is Closed
A Hands-On Approach to Shoulder and Upper Extremity Pain

Time & Location

Apr 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – Apr 28, 2019, 5:00 PM
Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, USA

About The Event

To register visit:

 https://acuvids.com/product/orthopedic-trigger-point-acupuncture-a-hands-on-approach-to-shoulder-upper-extremity-pain-jaime-chavez-april-27th-28th-2019/

Course Description:

This 2-day workshop will provide participants with the fundamentals needed to assess, treat, and prevent a variety of common injuries to the shoulder and elbow/forearm. The course will consist of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice integrating a variety of physical examination and acupuncture techniques. Participants can expect to gain proficiency in clinical anatomy, palpation, range of motion assessment, manual muscle testing, orthopedic testing, and trigger point needling. 

Course Outline:

Day 1:

9:00 – 9:30 AM: Introduction, Orthopedic and Trigger Point Acupuncture Basics

9:30 – 10:00 AM: Clinical Anatomy of the Shoulder

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Inspection and Range of Motion (ROM) Assessment

11:00 – 12:30 PM: Shoulder Orthopedic Testing, Demonstration, and Practice 

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM: LUNCH BREAK

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

1:30 – 2:30 PM: Muscle Assessment, Palpation, and Trigger Point Acupuncture Needling Demonstration

2:30 – 5:00 PM: Supervised Practice: Assessment, Palpation, and Needling Technique for Trigger Points

of the Shoulder Region

Day 2:

9:00 – 9:30 AM: Clinical Anatomy of the Elbow/Forearm

9:30 – 10:00 AM: Inspection of the Elbow/Forearm

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Range of Motion (ROM) Assessment

11:00 – 12:30 PM: Elbow/Forearm Orthopedic Testing, Demonstration, and Practice 

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

12:30 – 1:30 PM: LUNCH BREAK

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

1:30 – 2:30 PM: Muscle Assessment, Palpation, and Trigger Point Acupuncture Needling Demonstration

2:30– 5:00 PM: Supervised Practice: Assessment, Palpation, and Needling Technique for Trigger Points

of the Elbow/Forearm

Registration is Closed